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Northwest Africa 14496
Basic information Name: Northwest Africa 14496
     This is an OFFICIAL meteorite name.
Abbreviation: NWA 14496
Observed fall: No
Year found: 2014
Country: (Northwest Africa)
Mass:help 231 g
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Recommended:  H5    [explanation]

This is 1 of 10803 approved meteorites (plus 19 unapproved names) classified as H5.   [show all]
Search for other: H chondrites, H chondrites (type 4-7), Ordinary chondrites, and Ordinary chondrites (type 4-7)
Comments: Approved 27 Nov 2021
Data from:
  MB110
  Table 0
  Line 0:
Place of purchase:Assa, Morocco
Date:P 2014 Jan 1
Mass (g):230.5
Pieces:1
Class:H5
Shock stage:S2
Weathering grade:W4
Fayalite (mol%):18.7±0.3 (N=12)
Ferrosilite (mol%):16.5±0.2 (N=11)
Wollastonite (mol%):1.1±0.1 (N=11)
Classifier:C. A. Lorenz, Vernad
Type spec mass (g):52.8
Type spec location:Vernad
Main mass:Mr. Viktor A. Korostyakov
Comments:Submitted by C. A. Lorenz, Vernad
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Vernad: Vernadsky Institute of Geochemistry and Analytical Chemistry, Russia (institutional address; updated 21 Feb 2016)
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References: Published in Meteoritical Bulletin, no. 110, in preparation (2021)
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Geography: 
Coordinates:Unknown.

Statistics:
     This is 1 of 8138 approved meteorites from (Northwest Africa) (plus 1941 unapproved names)

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